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5 Matching questions

  1. subterfuge
  2. brunt
  3. boorish
  4. avert
  5. actuate
  1. a (v) to turn aside, turn away, to prevent
  2. b (v) to move to action; to impel
  3. c (n) an excuse or trick for escaping or hiding something
  4. d (n) the main impact, force, or blow
  5. e (adj) rude, unrefined, clumsy

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (v) to refuse with scorn, reject, turn down
  2. (adj) not feeling remorse or sorrow for errors or offenses
  3. (n) a fighter; (adj) engaged in fighting
  4. (v) to deliver a loud, ranting speech; (n) a loud speech
  5. (n) a tricky, unprincipled, or deceitful person

5 True/False questions

  1. quarry(v) to cut or take from; (n) a place stone is taken from or prey


  2. protract(v) to draw out or lengthen in space or time; extend


  3. abase(v) to lower in esteem, humiliate


  4. legion(adj) causing suspicion, in a doubtful state of mind, undecided


  5. dormant(adj) inactive; in a state of suspension, resting